Hannibal Rice

December 1801–
Henniker, Merrimack, New Hampshire, United States

The Life of Hannibal

When Hannibal Rice was born in December 1801, in Henniker, Merrimack, New Hampshire, United States, his father, Shuthelah G Rice, was 29 and his mother, Margaret, was 24.

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Shuthelah G Rice
Fannie Rice (16)
Lapantha Rice (76)
Hannibal Rice
Rev. Shuthelah Morrison Rice (44)
Thomas Jefferson Rice
Hannibal G Rice
Betsey M Rice
James S Rice (19)
Eldridge G Rice

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World Events (3)


Age 2

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1803 · The U.S doubles in size

Age 2

The United States purchased all the Louisiana territory (828,000 sq. mi) from France, only paying 15 million dollars (A quarter trillion today) for the land. In the purchase, the US obtained the land that makes up 15 US states and 2 Canadian Provinces. The United States originally wanted to purchase of New Orleans and the lands located on the coast around it, but quickly accepted the bargain that Napoleon Bonaparte offered.
1808 · Concord Becomes the Capital

Age 7

In 1808, Concord became the capital of New Hampshire. It was originally the Penacook Plantation given to the state by the Massachusetts Bay Colony. 

Name Meaning

1 Welsh: variant of Reese .2 Americanized spelling of German Reis .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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